Originally Posted by lollipopcurve
Polished? Larkin. Mottola was a late riser from Central Florida, I think. Larson was also a late riser, too. Neither had what would be considered a solid approach. Alonso's body of work is substantial and remarkably consistent on the BA, OBP and power fronts. He's a very, very safe bet.
Larson??? I thought LSU's baseball coach called Larson the best baseball player he had ever coached, including one Joey Bell.